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Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and The Discovery Channel Store Announce Recall of Oil Lamps
CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) AND THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL STORE ANNOUNCE RECALL OF OIL LAMPS
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and The Discovery Channel Store, Inc. of Berkeley, California is voluntarily recalling 16,000 glass and metal oil-burning lamps. The glass on these lamps can shatter when lit, posing a fire and laceration hazard to consumers.
The Discovery Channel Store, Inc. has received four reports of the lamps shattering, including two reports of minor property damage.
Consumers should stop using the lamps and return them to any Discovery Channel Store or the Nature Company stores nationwide for a refund. Consumers can also callThe Discovery Channel Store toll-free at (800) 752-1937 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time Monday through Friday. The contact person is Pamela Rucker at (240) 662-4110 or visit the company's website at www.shopping.discovery.com.
The CPSC point of contact is Scott Wolfson or Mark Ross, (301) 504-0580 ext 1189. The CPSC release can be viewed at http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml01/01224.html.
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